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Colleges / Criswell College

Criswell College

Dallas, TX 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate97%
Acceptance Rate97%

Criswell College Academics

Criswell College requires a minimum of 120 credits to complete a bachelor's degree.

There is no accelarated degree program at Criswell College, but students who wish to save money or graduate early can look into transferring in credits. Criswell College accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit and IB credits. Additionally, Criswell College has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.

NOTE: Around 63% of students who start college at Criswell College finish the requirements for graduation within six years.

Criswell College offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.

Academic Options Yes No
Accelerated Degree Program X
Transfer Credits Accepted
AP Credit Accepted
IB Credits Accepted
Summer Classes Available
New Student Orientation

Reminder: Criswell College may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.

What Classes Will I Take At Criswell College?

Criswell College has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.

Students are required to fulfill a language requirement

Students are not required to take a computer class to graduate.

Course Required?
2nd Language Yes
Math true
Science true
Computer No

Reminder: Check with Criswell College directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.

Majors at Criswell College

When choosing a major, Criswell College students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Criswell College.

Student Designed Majors

Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed.

Senior Projects

Criswell College does not require a senior project for all students.

Double Majoring at Criswell College

Criswell College offers students the option to double major, if they would like. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major.

NOTE: Double majoring may require more work but it can provide an interesting mix of experience that helps students stand out when job searching or applying to grad school.

Frequently Asked Questions About Criswell College

Does Criswell College Have Services For Students With Disabilities?

✅ Criswell College offers services for students with disabilities.

Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Accessibility Services to learn more about any support and accomodations offered. These conversations are usually kept confidential and will not be shared with the admissions office if you do not wish to share.

Does Criswell College Offer Online Classes?

✅ Criswell College has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does Criswell College Give AP Credit?

✅ Criswell College offers some credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken in high school. Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.

Does Criswell College Have An Honors Program?

❌ Criswell College does not offer an honors program or a Freshman Honor College.

Does Criswell College Require Internships?

❌ Students at Criswell College are not required to complete an internship as a graduation requirement.

Students can still look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job. While Criswell College does not require internships for students of any major, internships are a great way to get work experience, discover career paths that might fit you, or rule out ones that don't.

Additional Information About Criswell College

Criswell College Library

The main library on campus is the Wallace Library and there are no other libraries on campus.

Dual Degree Programs at Criswell College

A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.

Criswell College does not have any dual degree programs available for students.


Does Criswell College have any ROTC programs?

Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every university. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.

Criswell College does not have any ROTC programs.

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